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Christmas Every Day and Other Stories Told for Children


Published October 27, 2012


LibriVox recording of Christmas Every Day and Other Stories Told for Children, by William Dean Howells. Read by David Wales.

Five short delightful stories for children, told in the voice of "the papa" to "the girl" and "the boy." William Dean Howells (March 1, 1837 – May 11, 1920) was an American realist author and literary critic. Nicknamed "The Dean of American Letters", he was particularly known for his tenure as editor of the Atlantic Monthly as well as his own prolific writings, including the Christmas story "Christmas Every Day" and the novel The Rise of Silas Lapham. (Reader’s Note for story 3: A pony engine is a small locomotive for switching cars from one track to another.) (Summary by Wikipedia and David Wales)

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Date 2012-10-27
Source Librivox recording of a public-domain text


Reviews

Reviewer: ListeninginChicago - - December 5, 2012
Subject: Excellent story!
Sweet stories and David is an excellent reader. Thanks for making these available in such a high quality format.
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